World War Quizzes & Trivia

Ever been at war with your neighbor? Do you fight battles at home? Have daily combats at work? Well, that is nothing compared to a world war. People have been fighting each other since forever and have been at war since the beginning of time. Alexander the Great wars, the spreading out of the Roman Empire, the Muslim conquests, the Crusades, the Mongol conquests, the Napoleonic wars, World War I and II… There are battles galore both in human history and in our quizzes! Bring down your brain guns and aim at our questions.

You’ll hit upon the supreme commanders, all sorts of weaponry, maritime, terrestrial and aerial attacks, epic combats, places, dates and much more. Take your best shot, play now!
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During World War II, the 'holocaust' term was used to destroy six million European Jews by Nazi Germany, a planned murder with local collaborators' help. Apart from killing Jews, they persecuted and murdered other...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 2430   |  Last updated: Feb 22, 2021
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    The word "holocaust" has been used since the 18th century to refer to what?

A few Questions on WW2

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 116   |  Last updated: Jan 30, 2013
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    Is the name of Hitler's 'lightning war' is the 'BLITZKRIEG'?

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 60   |  Last updated: Jun 26, 2016
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    Is Maus biggest tank in the world ?

This is a twenty question quiz testing your knowledge on the information you have read on this website regarding 1914. The quiz will be timed, you have 5 mintues to answer each question.  Hopefully you have...

Questions: 19  |  Attempts: 110   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    The assassination of this man caused a chain reaction leading to war:

This quiz is only over section 15-3.  WORLD WAR ERA: WAR ON THE HOME FRONT.

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 80   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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World War Questions & Answers

Why were the major wars called the 'World' Wars?
The major world wars were not originally called world wars. At the time, what is now called World War I, no one was expecting a second war so there was no need to designate it as the first. For many years, in fact, until the 1940’s, the British
Why were the USSR and US at crossroads following the world wars?
The USSR and the US were at crossroads following the world wars for many reasons. From just after the end of World War II until about 1991, this period was known as the Cold War. Neither country wanted to get involved in another physical war. But pol
Which European countries did not participate in any world war?
There were eight countries that remained neutral during World War I: Argentina, Denmark, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Venezuela, Sweden and Switzerland. There were fourteen countries that remained neutral during World War II: Afghanistan, Andorra, Ire
Why did Germany lose in both the World Wars?
Many historians believe Germany lost World War I because they had to fight two frontlines, one on the east with Russia, and one on the west with England and France. Another reason cited by historians is that when the German U-boats began sinking supp
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